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We fund raised $9000! Thank you!

As some of you may know, a handful of the Westend team took on a challenge to not only run 13.1 miles in the Indianapolis 500 Mini-Marathon but also raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society with their Team in Training Program. After training through the Polar Vortex, hosting fund raising events and spreading awareness on Leukemia & Lymphoma, the Westend team finished their half marathon and raised approximately $9000 for LLS! So from the Westend team we want to say to everyone who supported us… Continue reading “We fund raised $9000! Thank you!”

Westend welcomes Lily!

Westend Dental is growing, and so is our staff! Lily Hall, Westend Dental’s newest Hygiene Assistant, has been with the Westend team for about two months. Lily graduated from Sanford Brown with a concentration in dental assisting. In the time she’s been here, Lily has found that her favorite aspect of Westend Dental is working with an outstanding, patient-focused team. Lily’s dental health care philosophy is to be a team player and always have a positive attitude no matter what the day brings. Continue reading “Westend welcomes Lily!”

Save Your Smile From Holiday Stress

Between preparing the Thanksgiving turkey to shopping around for Christmas gifts, the holidays are one of the most stressful times of the year. Excess stress not only impacts your physical health but also your oral health with effects such as:

– Clenching and/or grinding of teeth
– Poor oral hygiene and unhealthy eating routines
– Periodontal (gum) disease
– Mouth sores Continue reading “Save Your Smile From Holiday Stress”

Halloween Candy Buy Back

Support the troops! Combat tooth decay and childhood obesity! We will pay $1 per pound (up to 10 lbs) for your unopened Halloween candy. It will then be shipped to troops overseas along with other national donations to Operation Gratitude. Last year, the program collected over 120 tons of candy. Continue reading “Halloween Candy Buy Back”

Is your child ready for Westend Dental?

It’s something that parents fear almost as much as children: a trip to the dentist. In fact, the idea that getting your teeth cleaned will invariably prove painful is so ingrained in popular culture that the TV Tropes writes, “Poor dentists. The prevalence of dental fear amongst people of all ages and educational levels leads to dentists being unfairly stereotyped in popular culture as sadistic torturers.” Continue reading “Is your child ready for Westend Dental?”

Hygienists attend Under One Roof

For the second year in a row dental hygienists Amy Konishi and Megan Post attended Under One Roof’s annual hygiene seminar entitled, “Your Time to Shine.” The focus of this year’s seminar was to learn about the latest dental hygiene research and products in order to better inform patients about their own dental hygiene. Continue reading “Hygienists attend Under One Roof”